Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1937
Albert Szent-Györgyi

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Albert Szent-Györgyi - Facts

Albert von Szent-Györgyi Nagyrápolt

Albert von Szent-Györgyi Nagyrápolt

Born: 16 September 1893, Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary)

Died: 22 October 1986, Woods Hole, MA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Szeged University, Szeged, Hungary

Prize motivation: "for his discoveries in connection with the biological combustion processes, with special reference to vitamin C and the catalysis of fumaric acid"

Field: cell physiology, metabolism

Prize share: 1/1

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